Meiosis: SYP Up Firmly and Cross Over Evenly

Abstract

The distribution and number of reciprocal DNA exchange events (crossovers) along meiotic chromosomes is tightly controlled. A recent report shows that unperturbed meiotic chromosome structure is important for this control, and that crossovers in turn modify chromosome structure locally. 
DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2013.11.007

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